With more than 25 years of experience in business consultancy and management of chemical and advanced materials business in Belgium, Morocco and China, Fabrice gained strong experience on strategy, M&A, manufacturing, marketing, finance and innovation on high growth new technology business.
Prior joining AVICENNE in 2019, Fabrice was Chief Innovation Officer of the Prayongroup. Over10 years, he was in charge of the global R&D and Innovation strategy based on sustainable major trends and declined on nutrition, water, precision farming, rare elements recovery and energy. One of his core focus was the development of cathode materials. In this field, he earned a strongexpertise on the battery value chainand served as COO of Belife, a joint venture with Umicore and as a Director of Prayon Pulead Technology, a Chinese-based LFP manufacturer.
He holds a Master in Chemical Engineering, a Postgraduate Diploma in Business Administration, an Executive Degree in Tax Law and an Executive Master in Management
“The RechargeableBattery Market and Main Trends 2022-2030”
Today, less than 10%of the automotive market is fully Electric Vehicles. With this small market share, xEV already consume more than 80% of the total Li-ion battery production, more than 70% of the cobalt production, and more than 80% of the lithium production. Even with conservative xEV forecasts (25million EV sold per year in 2030), the huge impact on the lithium-ion battery market and supply chain will be discussed, including the penetration of sodium-ion and LFP outside Asia